A 22-year-old Lincoln man has been arrested in connection with a crash that killed an 8-year-old boy. Police said Brandon Valentine was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of manslaughter. Around 6:35 a.m. March 16, Lincoln police respond'... Read More

NORFOLK — Over 46,000 people are members of the public Facebook group Madison County Exchange which serves to facilitate trades, purchases, job postings and more throughout the Norfolk area.  The interface sees dozens of posts per day and likely s'... Read More

COUNCIL BLUFFS — Two men were arrested Thursday in connection with the stabbing death of another man at a Bluffs homeless shelter. Vance Good, 46, was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder in the death of 44-year-old Lee Johnso'... Read More

PIERCE, NE — A man is in jail after authorities say he lodged rusty pliers into the head of a co-worker. According to court documents, the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department was called to the scene of an assault at a business near Plainview just'... Read More

OMAHA - A Norfolk couple is looking at the possibility of federal prison time after an indictment was filed against them this week. According to federal court documents, 38-year old Justin Bertschinger and 46-year old Wendy Bertschinger were indic'... Read More

LINCOLN - Lt. Gov. Mike Foley is asking Nebraska citizens to contact their state senators regarding what he calls an unprecedented move to kill a budget bill in order to support the flow of public dollars for abortion. The state’s budget bill st'... Read More

COLUMBUS - Dr. Nila Novotny was honored with the Service Above Self Award Thursday morning. Dr. Novotny has spent many hours volunteering for a variety of different organizations, but the ones that have taken most of her time are Fantastic 4-Hers,'... Read More

PIERCE, NE — A rural Pierce County man is dead after a plane crash Wednesday evening. Pierce County Sheriff Rick Eberhardt says 69-year old James Fritz was the pilot of a two-seat single engine plane that crashed in a field about five miles north'... Read More

A trailer became unhitched from a pickup and was struck by two vehicles early Monday on Interstate 29 in Council Bluffs. Despite the two crashes, no injuries were reported. Bluffs police said the crashes occurred about 6 a.m. on'... Read More

A 14-year-old has been arrested in connection with a shooting threat at Sidney High School in southwest Iowa. According to Fremont County Sheriff Kevin Aistrope, the school called the Sheriff's Office about a threat made at the school by the t'... Read More

LINCOLN — Nebraska lawmakers gave swift first-round approval Wednesday to a bill allowing a 5 mph boost in speed limits on state highways and expressways, but not Interstate 80. Senators voted 35-2 to advance Legislative Bill 1009 to t'... Read More

PIERCE - Authorities are on the scene of a plane crash in rural Pierce County. Pierce County Sheriff Rick Eberhardt confirmed that the single occupant of the aircraft was deceased. A Pierce County 911 dispatcher said that at 7:45 PM 5 miles north '... Read More

The woman accused of fatally stabbing her fiance after her sister's wedding will not face criminal charges, Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine decided Wednesday. Crystal Gross, 30, stabbed Amir Bey, 35, Saturday at her sister's home near'... Read More

A Nebraska man wanted on a firearms-related warrant was involved in a standoff with the Tulsa (Okla.) Police Department for more than 15 hours late Tuesday into Wednesday. Tulsa Police Sgt. Shane Tuell said the warrant was related to all'... Read More